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Curriculum vitae

President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis

Personal data

 

 

Citizenship: Citizen of the Republic of Latvia

Date of Birth: 15 June,1966

Place of Birth: Pleskava region, Russia

 
 
 
 
 
 

Education

   

1989.

 

Faculty of Biology,

University of Latvia

 

1994.

 

Institute of Environmental Engineering and Water, Tampere University of Technology

Environmental Engineering, Tallinn University of Technology

       

1995.

Faculty of Biology, University of Latvia, MA  
Language knowledge   

 

 

 

English and Russian 

 
     

Work experience

 
   

08.07.2015.

to date

 

President of the Republic of Latvia

 

 

   

January 2014

to July 2015

 

Minister of Defence of the Republic of Latvia

 

 

   

October 2011

to January 2014

 

Member of the 11th Saeima (Parliament of Latvia)

 

 

   

 February 2012

to January 2014

 

Member of the Strategic Development Commission under the auspices of the President of Latvia

 

 

   

 December 2011

to January 2014

 

Head of the Latvian delegation

to the Baltic Assembly

 

   

March 2012

to January2014

 

Parliament of Latvia

Member of the Environment Subcommittee

of the Economic, Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Policy Committee

 

   

November 2011

to January 2014

 

 

Parliament of Latvia

Chairman of the Public Administration and Local Government Committee’s Subcommittee on Monitoring the Drafting and Implementation of the National Development Plan

 

   

November 2011

to January 2014

 

Parliament of Latvia

Chairman of the Baltic Affairs Subcommittee of the Foreign Affairs Committee

 

   

October 2011

to January 2014

 

Parliament of Latvia

Member of the National Security Committee

 

   

 October 2011

to January 2014

 

Parliament of Latvia 

Member of the Public Administration and Local Government Committee

 

   

2002 to 2011

 

Minister of Environment of the Republic of Latvia

 

   

2000 to 2002

 

Board member of Skulte port

 

   

1998 to 2002

 

European Union Associated States Environmental Legislation Control and Implementation branch national coordinator

 

   

1997 to 2002

 

“Getlini Eko” State representative

 

   

1996 to 2002

 

Director of Lielrigas Regional Environmental board

 

   

1997 to 1998

 

Board member of Skulte port

 

   

1989 to 1996

 

Deputy Director of Madona Regional Environmental board

 

   

1990 to 1993

 

Member of Madona City council

 

   
1987 to 1989 Madona 1st High School teacher    
       

State awards 

 

   

2015.

 

The Order of Three Stars, First Grade, With Chain 

 

   

2015.

 

The Order of Viesturs, First Grade

 

   

2015.

 

The Cross of Recognition, First Grade

 

   
2015.

The Order of Three Stars, Second Grade